Age: Tech adds value to medical rehabilitation
them really had the need to use the equipment, they felt shameful. However, now, the situation is different.
“As people age, and their physical condition deteriorates, for the consideration of health, they will become users of rehabilitation equipment sooner or later.
“Apart from providing timely medicines and vaccines to more patients in need, medical rehabilitation or auxiliary equipment should be included in future medical public services.”
Agreed Fan Yubo, director of the National Research Center for Rehabilitation Technical Aids, which is part of the Ministry of Civil Affairs: “Internet, virtual reality, big data, artificial intelligence, 3-D printing, new material... all these cutting-edge sciences and technologies are dedicated to solving problems related to medical rehabilitation
“Aging, food safety issues and lifestyle have resulted in many chronic diseases in China. People need the help of medical rehabilitation equipment. Currently, there is a gap between China and other countries in the medical rehabilitation industry. China needs to bring about innovative breakthroughs and have its own medical rehabilitation brands.”